Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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Gifted Artworks



Soaking-Wet Snowfall—The South Atlantic Ocean and the Argentine Sea, Cabo del Espíritu Santo

Artist: Thomas Joshua Cooper

Soaking-Wet Snowfall—The South Atlantic Ocean and the Argentine Sea, Cabo del Espíritu Santo, the NortheastMost Point of Isla Grande de Tierra del Fuego, on the Border between Chile and Argentina (2006)


The World’s Edge, Remembering Magellan, Midnight—The North Atlantic Ocean, Five Capes, Cabo de São Vicente, Portugal

Artist: Thomas Joshua Cooper

The World’s Edge, Remembering Magellan, Midnight—The North Atlantic Ocean, Five Capes, Cabo de São Vicente, Portugal, the Southwest-Most Point of Continental Europe (1994)


The World's Edge, Remembering Magellan-The Atlantic Ocean, Five Capes-Portugal, 1994-Cabo Carvoeiro

Artist: Thomas Joshua Cooper

The World's Edge, Remembering Magellan-The Atlantic Ocean, Five Capes-Portugal, 1994-Cabo Carvoeiro (1994)


An Indication Piece—The North Atlantic Ocean, Signal Hill, near St. John’s, the Isle of Newfoundland, Canada

Artist: Thomas Joshua Cooper

An Indication Piece—The North Atlantic Ocean, Signal Hill, near St. John’s, the Isle of Newfoundland, Canada

The site where Guglielmo Marconi received his first transatlantic wireless cable message from his Poldhu Wireless Station in Cornwall, England. The message in Morse Code read the letter 's'. It’s the week of the spring equinox. (1998, printed 2015)


last light, shifting ice, sudden danger—Gerlache Strait at Orléans Strait, Looking at Cape Herschel

Artist: Thomas Joshua Cooper

last light, shifting ice, sudden danger—Gerlache Strait at Orléans Strait, Looking at Cape Herschel from “LISA” Rock, Davis Coast, Graham Land, the Antarctic Peninsula, 

Antarctica, 64°04´ S

“LISA" Rock, Laura-Indigo-Sophie-Alice Rock, is newly charted and named, 64° 02.85' S / 60°59.85' W (2008)


"The Door"—The Strait of Gibraltar, Cape Malabata, Morocco

Artist: Thomas Joshua Cooper

“The Door”—The Strait of Gibraltar, Cape Malabata, Morocco (2003, printed 2018)


North! The First Landing Site, Afternoon Drifting Fog, the Spring Equinoctial Ice Flow—The North Atlantic Ocean, L'Anse aux Meadows Natural Historic Site

Artist: Thomas Joshua Cooper

North! The First Landing Site, Afternoon Drifting Fog, the Spring Equinoctial Ice Flow—The North Atlantic Ocean, L’Anse aux Meadows Natural Historic Site, the Northern Peninsula, the NorthMost Point of the Isle of Newfoundland and the Site of the First Known European Contact with The New World, Canada

In 1000 CE, Leif Erikson sailed from Greenland. He reached this site and over-wintered here for at least one season. (1998, printed 2015)


Early Morning—The Arctic Circle, the Davis Strait, Cape Dyer, the Cumberland Peninsula, the East‑Most Point of Baffin Island

Artist: Thomas Joshua Cooper

Early Morning—The Arctic Circle, the Davis Strait, Cape Dyer, the Cumberland Peninsula, the EastMost Point of Baffin Island, Nunavut, Canada (2013, printed 2016)


Above 79 Degrees North, Midway up the East Coast of Ellesmere Island—Dobbin Bay at Nares Strait, Ellesmere Island,

Artist: Thomas Joshua Cooper

Above 79 Degrees North, Midway up the East Coast of Ellesmere Island—Dobbin Bay at Nares Strait, Ellesmere Island, Queen Elizabeth Islands, Nunavut, Canada (2013, printed 2016)


Polar Bear Shelter, Late Afternoon—The Fisher Strait at the Evans Strait, Cape Pembroke, Coats Island, Nunavut, Canada

Artist: Thomas Joshua Cooper

Polar Bear Shelter, Late Afternoon—The Fisher Strait at the Evans Strait, Cape Pembroke, Coats Island, Nunavut, Canada (2013, printed 2017)